FOOTBALL – On Sunday Arsenal beat Premier League champions Manchester City 3-0 to become the first FA Cup winners in five years to win the Community Shield. The last FA Cup winners to beat the champions in the English Super Cup were Chelsea in 2009.
> Arsenal’s 3-0 victory marked the biggest win in the Community Shield since 1998 when Arsenal beat Manchester United also by 3-0.
> Arsenal have now won two trophies in 85 days after going 9 years without silverware prior to that.
> Arsenal have now won the Community Shield 13 times, including a shared title in 1991 (with Tottenham). Only Liverpool (15) and Manchester United (20) have won the title more often.